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Ribeira do Cavalo Beach

337 Reviews

Ribeira do Cavalo Beach

337 Reviews
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Arrabida and Sesimbra Small-Group Day Trip from Lisbon with Wine Tasting

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Escape the city and enjoy some of Portugal’s finest exports on a day trip to Arrabida and Sesimbra from Lisbon. A perfect choice for travelers that have already ticked off Lisbon’s top sights, this tour relieves you of the hassle of advance planning and shows you parts of Portugal that most first-time visitors miss out on.
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11PC wrote a review Nov 12
Ghent, Belgium65 contributions26 helpful votes
Great beach. Only downside is the Istagram spam originating from this place where 1001 girls use the same half naked pose pretending to do something 'original'. Same goes for guys. I get it, you shaved your armpits for the picture between the rocks. Thumbs up for the effort.
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Date of experience: September 2020
wizadofwas wrote a review Aug 2020
Hong Kong, China1,274 contributions322 helpful votes
Maybe not so secluded as we discovered many people knew this place - but it doesn't deter from the beauty of such a beautiful beach.
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Joao M wrote a review Aug 2020
Porto, Portugal76 contributions4 helpful votes
One of the most beautiful beaches that I’ve visited in Europe. I felt like I’ve landed in one of the Mediterranean islands when I got to this beach. You need to drive to one of the recommended places on google maps and then walk about 1km and then walk down cliff between the vegetation that finished at this beautiful sandy beach.
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Date of experience: July 2020
Lara Malta wrote a review Sep 2019
Portugal101 contributions13 helpful votes
If you are a hike lover you should definitely go and expect one of the most beautiful beaches as a reward! When we got there wasn’t full at all, the water is cold but exactly how is supposed to be including after a hike like that, good to swim as well. The way is marked with rocks painted in green. Down there (just like others normal beaches in Portugal) you need to bring your own things, such as food, chairs, drinks (coolers), beach umbrella, but these are not entirely necessary, just the ⛱ and a few towels to lie down are more than enough! Don’t forget to bring water and supplies! Attention: there are no lifeguard. TOTALLY WORTH IT
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Date of experience: September 2019
2 Helpful votes
lientjie wrote a review Aug 2019
Hartbeespoort, South Africa33 contributions3 helpful votes
Crazy hike as we didnt know what to expect! I read somewhere that the beach was amazing, but I didnt find it to be that way. Its full of boulders and people, almost no place to sit. No shade, freezing cold water and definitely no toilets (who would be crazy enough to put one there to maintain). Nearest spot to drink anything is all the way on top. People are crazy enough to bring their cooler boxes and umbrellas down (and then carry them back up again). Honestly, I barely made the hike. The views from the top were magnificent though, with massive rock formations all around. The water is crystal clear and blue. I think there are plenty beautiful clean beaches around that ate easy to get to if you are not fit (like me)
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Date of experience: August 2019
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